Make New York City a Zone Safe from Official Bigotry

Smaller cities have begun this trend. New York City should be helping to lead it.

Please add your name to this petition to urge the New York City Council to act:

WHEREAS, safeguarding the equal and inalienable rights and inherent dignity of all people is the foundation of the relationship between a representative government and its people;

AND whereas, we recognize that this relationship is under threat;

THEREFORE we, the undersigned individuals residing in New York, NY, call upon all New York City governing authorities and law enforcement agencies to pledge in writing to protect all of our city's community members;

FURTHERMORE, we call upon these authorities and agencies to proclaim publicly that they will refuse to cooperate with any demands from the federal government to institute detentions, deportations, registries, conversion therapies, imprisonment, torture, assassination or any other acts that target or discriminate based on immigration status, race, ethnicity, religion, country of origin, ability, political affiliation, economic status, age, gender-identity, or sexual orientation;

FURTHERMORE, we the undersigned individuals pledge to protect, to the best of our ability, all community members and will support our local governments as they move to resist these undemocratic practices in order to reaffirm their commitment to inclusivity, respect, and dignity.

IT WORKS BEST IF YOU ONLY SIGN THIS PETITION IF YOU LIVE IN THIS CITY.



26-50 of 330 signatures
Number Date Name Location Please add comment.
305 2.2 years ago Anonymous Kettle Falls, WA
304 2.2 years ago Juliette Kniola Bloomington, IN
303 2.2 years ago Helen Agapie Stephenville, VI
302 2.2 years ago PJ Clark Bridgeport, CT
301 2.2 years ago Claudia Philippe Staten the, NY
300 2.2 years ago Laurel Fredericksen Keizer, OR
299 2.2 years ago Karen Schmiege Albuquerque, NM
298 2.2 years ago Cynthia Foster boynton beach, FL
297 2.2 years ago Russell Miller Buena, NJ Nickname: lost at sea! "You did a heck of a job, Brownie the 2nd."
296 2.2 years ago Kelly Lavorgna Englewood, NJ Our children reside in NYC half the time. I will also seek out cities in NJ to ask the same. Thank you.
295 2.2 years ago Lakota Crystal Roy, WA
294 2.2 years ago John Scholten Edmonds, WA
293 2.2 years ago M Port Boynton Beach, FL
292 2.2 years ago Len Messina Middletown, CT
291 2.2 years ago Len Messina Middletown, CT
290 2.2 years ago Mia Levitt Greensboro, NC
289 2.2 years ago Ann Kelly Mount Laurel, NJ
288 2.2 years ago Anonymous Merrick, NY We are at a point where it is high time to impeach trump already!!!!!!!!!!!!!! There's so much unlawful, crooked and criminal evidence on him -- what is everyone waiting for?????????? There's no t...
287 2.2 years ago Tom Barry Brick, NJ
286 2.2 years ago Bobby Vaughn Jr. Santa Ana, CA
285 2.2 years ago Dan Forss Camp Douglas, WI
284 2.2 years ago Roy Simmons Orlando, FL
283 2.2 years ago edwige balutansky Las Terrenas, FL
282 2.2 years ago Frank Baltra Zephyrhills , FL
281 2.2 years ago Regina Brooks Pittsburgh, PA
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We were inspired in this effort and borrowed heavily from the work of the It Won't Happen Here Sonoma County Statement.